Clerk Highlights

Highlights from the Clerk

Brief Summary of the Town Board & Planning Board Meetings.

May 27

Planning Board Highlights - May 23, 2022

Posted on May 27, 2022 at 12:56 PM by Allison Weber

Planning Board Meeting Highlights from the Clerk – 05-23-2022

Baranovsky Dental – 7211 East Genesee Street PUBLIC HEARING – Site Plan and Accessory Use Permit – Same Address

The Board held the Public Hearing. No residents spoke. The Board approved the Site Plan and approved the Accessory Use Permit for a period of 7 years.

Guy Pitman – PUBLIC HEARING - Site Plan Amendment – Add 30’x50’ Barn to existing Site Plan – 6985 Collamer Road

The Board held the Public Hearing. 1 Resident spoke. The Board had to adjourn the decision on the project because the Onondaga County Planning Board has not returned a determination. The matter was postponed until June 13, 2022.    

Meltwater Solar, LLC – 3402 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica CA, 90405

Discussion/Decision – Site Plan & Special Use Permit - Solar Project - 6101 Kirkville Road North – Kirkville, NY 13082 - Tax Map # 071.-02-09.0  The Board had a very lengthy discussion on this project. The Special Use Permit Criteria was reviewed as was the Site Plan Criteria. After much discussion, the project was approved and given a Special Use Permit for 15 years.


To learn more about this meeting, please visit our agenda center here: https://www.townofmanlius.org/AgendaCenter/Planning-Board-3

To view the full meeting please visit our YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zuns8eAo884

Tag(s): Planning Board

May 13

Town Board Highlights - May 11, 2022

Posted on May 13, 2022 at 3:24 PM by Allison Weber

To view the full meeting please visit our You Tube Page here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3pS9-uTiX4l7aEgciGEVSA

Meeting Highlights from the Clerk – 5/11/22

Open Podium

Stephen Benson, Manlius, spoke about the recent news bulletin that solar projects are on delay during a federal investigation of potential trade violation. Councilor Waters stated that she would ask Abundant Solar about this at their presentation during the June workshop. 

The Town Board will be holding a public workshop – work session with Abundant Solar regarding the community solar project on the retired landfill on Bowman Road. The workshop will be held on June 8th at 5PM. The workshop is open to the public and will be livestreamed on the Town Facebook page and YouTube Channel. 

Police Chief, Mike Crowell

  • Chief Crowell presented a draft countywide mutual aid agreement. The Town Board discussed and tabled the matter until the next meeting so that further questions can be answered. 
  • The Town Board authorized a hiring incentive program for new officers for the department. 

Town Business 

  • The Town Board entered into a contract with CW Analytics to perform a pay equity audit among town employees.
  • The Town Board authorized the Town Clerk to publish the bid package for the Tree Removal Contract for the Highway Department.
  • The Town Board authorized the signing of a highway permit with National Grid to work within the Town’s right-of-way on Whetstone Road. 

Upcoming Events

Public Workshop - June 8th - Abundant Solar 

The Town Board will be holding a public workshop – work session with Abundant Solar regarding the community solar project on the retired landfill on Bowman Road. The workshop will be held on June 8th at 5PM. The workshop is open to the public and will be livestreamed on the Town Facebook page and YouTube Channel. 

Other matters were presented and discussed to learn more about those please visit our agenda center here: https://www.townofmanlius.org/AgendaCenter

To view the full meeting please visit our You Tube Page here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3pS9-uTiX4l7aEgciGEVSA

Tag(s): Town Board

May 11

Planning Board Highlights - May 09, 2022

Posted on May 11, 2022 at 9:33 AM by Allison Weber

Planning Board Meeting Highlights from the Clerk – 05-09-2022

Danielle and Ryan Ewert – 8291 East Seneca Turnpike - Zone Change Recommendation to Town Board - R1 to RA – Same Address

The Board decided to hold a Public Hearing to hear from the neighbors before they send a recommendation to the Town Board. The Public Hearing date is June 13, 2022.

Robert Caron Homes – 7990 Blarney Stone Way - Subdivision Final Approval – Hunters Ridge/Pauli Drive

The Board had comments regarding the SWPPP. The Planning Board Engineer is writing up some comments for the Applicant.



To learn more about this meeting, please visit our agenda center here: https://www.townofmanlius.org/AgendaCenter/Planning-Board-3

To view the full meeting please visit our YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zuns8eAo884

Tag(s): Planning Board